Qualifications

  • 47 per cent of Delhi MLAs not even graduates 10-12-2013 12:02 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi, known for its centres of academic excellence, fares badly when it comes to the educational qualifications of its legislators, with 47 per cent of MLAs being just Class XII pass or less. BJP, which emerged the single largest party in Assembly polls with 31 seats, has two...
  • Argentina to face Uruguay without Angel Di Maria and Sergio Aguero 14-10-2013 11:57 PM

    Buenos Aires: Angel Di Maria and Sergio Aguero will miss Argentina's final South American World Cup qualifer against Uruguay on Tuesday as the team who have already booked their place at next year's finals prepare to field yet more reserves. Argentina were already without key players Lionel Messi, Gonzalo Higuain,...
  • Lampard all-time leading scorer for Chelsea after 2-1 win vs Villa 11-05-2013 07:36 PM

    Birmingham: Frank Lampard became Chelsea's all-time leading scorer with a double against Aston Villa on Saturday that clinched a 2-1 victory and pushed his club closer to Champions League qualification. From midfield, Lampard has now scored 203 goals during 12 years with Chelsea - surpassing the record held by Bobby...
  • Early wins for Croatia, Germany 23-03-2013 05:33 AM

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  • Deepika shines in good year for archery 30-12-2011 06:20 PM

    A 17-year-old Deepika Kumari shone with some outstanding performances as the women's recurve team emerged as strong contenders for an elusive Olympic medal in archery, during a year that was witness to the dramatic fall of the fancied men's team. Stunning world champions Korea in the semi-finals of the biennial...
  • Qualifying for Olympics is a dream come true: Akhil 07-02-2008 12:05 AM

    Kingston: The Lalit Modi-BCCI feud has ended up costing Indian batting legend Sunil Gavaskar, whose payments for the work he did as an IPL Governing Council member are yet to be released. Gavaskar was part of IPL's governing council between 2008-2010 and had been promised Rs. 4 crore per year,...